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In this Issue

Leonardo DiCaprio

Cover Profile:
Jennifer Buffett

 

 

First Person:
Tulane University

Two different donors, two separate donations, all for one purpose—success.

 

Five Questions:
Felena Hanson

How a company owner learned to navigate the business world and provide female entrepreneurs with Zen-like work environments.

Amy Danforth

Amy Danforth runs the nation’s largest donor-advised fund program by taking the long view.

Deb Elam

Deb Elam has the billion-dollar answer.


Trista Harris

The “philanthropy priest,” Trista Harris, is helping foundations give away more than $1 billion a year after growing up behind the scenes of a community theater.

Big Gift: Tulane University

Two different donors, two separate donations, all for one purpose—success.


Five Questions: Felena Hanson

How a company owner learned to navigate the business world and provide female entrepreneurs with Zen-like work environments.

Dale Nirvani Pfeifer

Dale Nirvani Pfeifer turned her love of social media into a platform for philanthropy.


Events

eventMidsummer Ball

eventMoMA’s Party in the Garden

eventThe Power of Love Gala

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UpFront

Buffett donates $2.9 billion in stock

Warren Buffett has donated $2.9 billion of his “Class B” Berkshire Hathaway shares to charities, including the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, as well as the NoVo, Sherwood, Howard G. Buffett, and Susan Thompson Buffett foundations.

Gates Foundation awards $4.3 million in GCE grants

A total of $4.3 million in grants is being awarded through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and its Grand Challenges Explorations initiative.

$14.5 million to Science Museum, London

The Science Museum, London has received $14.5 million from the Wellcome Trust in support of the museum’s new Medicine Galleries.

$15 million gift to IU Art Museum

Indiana University (IU) alumni Sidney and Lois Eskenazi have donated $15 million to the IU Art Museum to fund the renovation of its I.M. Pei–designed building.

 

Women in Philanthropy

Women in Philanthropy Big Gifrts

 

 

In the Archives

Look through our archive of covers to see past profilees including Jeff Koons, Charles Simonyi, Isadore Sharp, and more. Click on the cover image to see the listing of profilees for that issue!

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